Dialysis Access Clinic - Vancouver General Hospital

We assess and prepare patients who begin hemodialysis for vascular access site, and provides follow-up care. The clinic team will prepare the site, teach the patient how to care for the access site, and watch for infections or complications.

Vancouver General Hospital - Jim Pattison Pavilion

855 West 12th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 1M9
Phone: (604) 875-4111 extension 63138 or 69751
Fax: (604) 875-5216

Hours of operation

Tuesday - Thursday
2 p.m. - 5 p.m.


?We accept referrals from nephrologists/doctors orders, initiated by nephrology office, in-hospital dialysis unit, community dialysis units.

Parking & transportation

There is pay parking available at our two visitor lots located on the VGH campus:

  • Multi-level parkade at the corner of West 12th Avenue and Laurel Street, across from the main entrance of the Jim Pattison Pavilion.
  • The Gordon and Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre parking lot is located off of Laurel Street between West 12th and West 13th Avenue.

There is a wheelchair-accessible overpass from the VGH parkade at Level 4 and a crosswalk at Level 2.

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